By Robert David MacDonald,Friedrich Schiller

ISBN-10: 1840026189

ISBN-13: 9781840026184

comprises the performs The Robbers and keenness and Politics

Two performs concerned about tyranny and freedom. Schiller's first play, The Robbers (1781), used to be written in nice secrecy less than the felony like stipulations of Württenberg's Karlsschule: Karl, the son of a count number, is disinherited during the machinations of his brother Franz, and, turning his again on a social order he unearths unjust and corrupt, turns into the chief of a band of robbers.

In ardour and Politics (1784), a 'bourgeoise tragedy', the affection among Louise, a musician's daughter, and Ferdinand, a politician's son, crosses an unbridgeable social divide.

One of the good figures in German literature, Friedrich Schiller (1759-1805) used to be the most major playwrights of his day, numbering between his devotees Coleridge and Carlyle. His performs are identified for his or her originality of shape, bright degree imagery and strong language, faithfully rendered in Robert David MacDonald's acclaimed translations.

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